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how long does it take cymbalta to leave your system

A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Tapia
12 years experience Psychiatry
Cymbalta (duloxetine) rarely: It is thought that Cymbalta (duloxetine) can lead to liver damage rarely. Although not conventionally used as an antidepressant strattera is also som ... Read More
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Cymbalta (duloxetine) ; liver: All of the ssris and snri's are metabolized through the liver. I have yet to see any difficulty with liver function tests with cymbalta (duloxetine). ... Read More
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Dr. Akbar Zikria
7 years experience Family Medicine
Yes...: I imagine your doctor thought this was an optimal medication for you and knew about your fatty liver disease as well. I don't know your actual lab re ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Cymbalta (duloxetine): if you have not already had this discussion with your doctor than have it. Generally if your liver functions are normal and fatty liver has been disc ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Very common: Most of the antidepressants including cymbalta (duloxetine) are metabolized in liver. Liver function tests help determine the health of your liver wit ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aruna Adaikkalam
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Not everybody has it: If for 8 years on all these medications you didn't have issues , it is likely that you will not have anything bad in the future. Also not all the medi ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Most likely never: While each of these medications have some potential to affect liver function tests - it being greatest in Tegretol - most of the changes tend to be be ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Berkowitz
33 years experience Psychiatry
Cymbalta (duloxetine) weight gain: Cymbalta (duloxetine) can cause weight gain in several different ways. It can increase your appetite, reduce your sense of satiety when you eat, induc ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Not directly: Fatty liver comes from weight gain. The treatment is weight loss. If you gained weight while on Cymbalta (duloxetine) then indirectly it could cause f ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Long
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Cymbalta (duloxetine) : Cymbalta (duloxetine) does not significantly tax the liver. I am curious as to where your stents are?
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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Everybody is: Different and these kinds of problems, and the meds that help, require an individual approach.Return to your treating doctor for specific recommendati ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
56 years experience Psychiatry
Sure: Shouldn't cause a problem.
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
That is a terrible: Idea. Don't use Cymbalta (duloxetine) like a ping pong ball. The brain likes continuity. Take good care of you.
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Dahmes
45 years experience Psychiatry
Get them checked: Absolutely. I would also be concerned about drug-drug interactions among these meds. Have your doc do a drug interaction check with an appropriate a ... Read More
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